R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company today announced that it has been recognized as the 2011 Sears Canada Inc. Partner in Progress for Specialty Services Supplier of the Year in honor of its performance in supporting Sears Canada with catalog and other printing, logistics and related services. Partners in Progress awards are granted to the top one percent of Sears Canada's suppliers and RR Donnelley was one of only three providers to Sears Canada honored with a Category Supplier of the Year award.
"Being named a Partner in Progress reflects your commitment to be the best in your industry and your ability to achieve at a high level," stated Calvin McDonald, President & CEO of Sears Canada Inc.
"The catalogs and other projects that RR Donnelley produces for us help to carry the Sears Canada brand to our customers," said Enza Marrella, Sears Canada's Director, Print Operations and Distribution. "These catalogs and other communications play an important role in bringing consumers to our stores and website, so we are demanding about the standards of their quality and are pleased to be able to count on RR Donnelley to deliver."
"Everyone at RR Donnelley is very proud to be recognized with this honor," stated John Paloian, the company's Chief Operating Officer. "We see our mission as helping our customers' content connect with consumers and other audiences. Quality and exceptional service are essential to making those connections."